Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks.

NHL Goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks, 24, Dies In Fireworks Accident

Officials say the Columbus Blue Jacket's goalie suffered chest trauma after being struck by an errant mortar-style firework.


0:23Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams, right, hugs Dario Saric after they won Game 6.
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NBA Finals Game 1 Tips Off Tuesday Night


WTKR: Archer Sets Her Eye On The Tokyo Paralympics

0:28Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Trevor Bauer looks on from the dugout during the fourth inning of a baseball game
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LA Pitcher on Administrative Leave After Sexual Assault Accusation

1:54Sha'Carri Richardson
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U.S. Runner Sha'Carri Richardson Suspended For Positive Marijuana Test

3:31James Madison softball player Odicci Alexander
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How NCAA Athletes May Capitalize On New Name, Image And Likeness Rules

0:27Australia's Caleb Ewan, center right, and Slovakia's Peter Sagan, center left, crash during the sprint towards a finish line
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Police Arrest Woman Accused Of Causing Tour De France Crash

0:33The NCAA logo is displayed at center court
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NCAA Will Let Athletes Be Paid For Name, Image or Likeness

2:37Woman walks in a barn

KOAA: Colorado Woman Takes Judging Skills To Tokyo

0:43Gwen Goldman speaks with New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone
Kathy Willens / AP

Lifelong Yankees Fan Becomes Honorary Bat Girl

0:33College athlete standing near a NCAA logo during a softball game.
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College Athletes Closer To Profiting Off Their Image

1:42Man does a skateboard trick.

WFTS: Florida Skateboarder Gives Back Before Heading To The Olympics

1:15People flock to Bloedel Donovan park during an uncharacteristic Pacific Northwest heat wave Sunday, June 26, 2021.
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Pacific Northwest Heat Wave Breaks Records

1:54Boy poses for a photo.
Kristin McGinn

WCPO: Ohio Teen Sets His Sights On The Paralympics

0:26Worker prepares the track for the women's 100-meter hurdles at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials.
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Eligibility Rule Keeps Transgender Runner Out Of Olympic Trials

1:32Protesters in Tokyo March Against the Upcoming Olympics
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Protesters Want Tokyo Olympics Canceled

2:35Badminton player Aram Mahmoud
UNHCR/Béla Szandelszky

From Damascus To Tokyo: Syrian Refugee To Compete At Olympics

0:25Washington Spirit forward Kumi Yokoyama.
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Japanese Soccer Player Comes Out As Transgender

1:50Elderly man skydives

KSTU: Veteran Lives Out Skydiving Dream On His 90th Birthday

1:48Man prepares to pole vault.
Baylor University

KSHB: Missouri Pole Vaulter Secures A Spot At The Olympics

1:01Las Vegas Raiders defensive lineman Carl Nassib
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Carl Nassib Becomes First Active NFL Player To Come Out As Gay

Terace Garnier

Only Female Soldier In Tokyo's Pentathlon Sets Her Eyes on Gold

1:57Supreme Court Building
J. Scott Applewhite / AP

Supreme Court Rules Against NCAA

1:49Rowers on a boat

U.S. Rowers Show How They Train For The Tokyo Olympics

0:31Ohio State vs. Northwestern football game in Dec. 2020.
Darron Cummings / AP

Supreme Court Sides With Former Athletes On NCAA Compensation Limits

0:42Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee President Seiko Hashimoto speaks during a press conference.
Yuichi Yamazaki / AP

10,000 Local Fans Allowed In Olympic Venues

3:06Kids swim in a pool

Groups Work To Address Racial Disparities In Swimming

0:28Toshiro Muto and Seiko Hashimoto attend a news conference after receiving a report from a group of of disease experts.
Yuichi Yamazaki / AP

Olympics Could Spike Infections In Japan

1:00NCAA college basketball game in the Elite Eight
Morry Gash / AP

College Athletes Discuss NIL In Senate Hearing

2:05Woman throws a javelin.

KOAA: Olympic Javelin Thrower Trains For Tokyo

1:36Man lifts weights.

KSHB: Discus Thrower Uses The Pandemic To Refine His Skills